Monthly Archives: January 2015

DJ Premier to Debut His New Live Band in Tokyo

DJ Premier Live Band Photo (2)DJ Premier is scheduled to unveil his new live band for the first time in Osaka and Tokyo, Japan for six shows (Jan. 28-31.)

“I put a live band together because I’ve always dreamed of being in one ever since I was a kid. I have a funky group of players assembled to play my classics and perform new things” DJ Premier states.   Read the rest of this entry

Raekwon & Ghostface Killah – Purple Tape Files (Documentary Trailer)

At the Sundance Film Festival, Rae and Ghost announced an upcoming documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of the classic Only Built 4 Cuban Linx album.   Read the rest of this entry

Eminem, Royce Da 5’9″, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf & Trick Trick – “Detroit vs. Everybody” (Video)

The Motor City’s finest unite and flex their lyrical prowess for the world to see. This one’s off of 2014’s ShadyXV compilation.

Ghostface Killah & BADNOTGOOD ft. MF Doom – “Ray Gun” (Video)

New sights and sounds from off of the upcoming Sour Soul project featuring Ghostface and BADNOTGOOD.

P.R.O. – “Aftershocks” – Inspired by Quake: Horror and Hope in Haiti (Video)

Today, we get a new video from P.R.O.  It was inspired by the new book Quake: Horror and Hope in Haiti written by our own Editor-in-Chief, Will Loiseau. The lyric video features actual pictures from the book as well as numerous plot references.   Read the rest of this entry

50 Cent’s “Power” Returns For Season 2 – (Video Trailer)

Starz lets loose a sneak peak of the upcoming second season of their Power drama series.  Executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson returns as Kanan. This summer Ghost is ready to claim the top spot and Kanan is thirsty for revenge. Stay tuned.

Necro – “Smooth Crimy” (Video)

New sights and sounds from  Necro.

U-God ft. GZA & Jackpot Scotty Wotty – “Heads Up” (Video)

For those who may have missed it, Wu-Tang Clan’s U-God will soon re-release last year’s The Keynote Speaker album.

New Tunes: Joey Bada$$ ft. Action Bronson & Elle Varner – “Run Up on Ya”

JoeyBadRDWith production from Statik Selektah, Joey, Bronson and Elle Varner go in on this unexpected collabo. The B4.DA.$$ album is set to drop next week.   Read the rest of this entry

New Tunes: The Diplomats – “B*tch Better Have My Money”


Cam’ron, Juelz Santana, Jim Jones and Freeky Zeeky are back at it with a new joint.   Read the rest of this entry